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Cover for Discussion questions.

Discussion questions are presented for each of the chapter in this book about risk and safety challenges in religious tourism and events.

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.; Raj, R.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Risk and safety challenges for religious tourism and events.

This book is about an increasing awareness of the risks and safety challenges facing religious events/festivals on a global scale. The authors provide practical applications, models and illustrations of religious tourism and pilgrimage management from a variety of international perspectives....

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.; Raj, R.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk and safety challenges facing religious tourism - an introduction.

This chapter offers an introduction to the risk and safety challenges facing religious tourism. It presents an overview of tourism-related research on (1) risk associated with individual or collective demographic assets; (2) risk associated with personality traits; and (3) risk as a disciplinary...

Author(s)
Raj, R.; Griffin, K.; Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk assessment and disaster management for religious events.

This chapter demonstrates the principles of risk assessment, how health and safety management works in practice, and the significant risks involved in managing religious events. The focus of the chapter is on crowd management associated with religious festivals. The importance of contingency...

Author(s)
Raj, R.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk management or the right to ritual: attempting to control the masses at the Kumbh Mela.

This chapter introduces the Hindu festival Kumbh Mela as a motivating factor driving religious tourism and pilgrimage. Specific attention is given here to risk management at the 2013 Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, a mega-event in which over 100 million pilgrims attended and bathed in the river Ganga....

Author(s)
Griffin, D.; Radhakrishnan, Y. P.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism security: the evolution of theory.

This chapter discusses not only the evolution of the tourism literature on terrorism and security but also focuses on the new tactics of modern terrorism. Each generation of academics regarded terrorism in different ways, forging a much deeper collective discourse, which this chapter attempts to...

Author(s)
Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Rethinking safety issues within the context of pilgrimage routes.

The aim of this chapter is to design a conceptual framework based on the tourism system and apply it to religious tourism and pilgrimage. The framework takes into consideration three fundamental aspects: (1) the concept of pilgrimage and the spiritual fulfilment of traditional religious pilgrims;...

Author(s)
Fernandes, C.; Silva, G.; Gómez-Ullate, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk assessment and the religious event space: the context for the risk assessment.

This chapter provides a specific contextual examination of the use of religious sites. Furthermore, it interrogates events, while providing a practical and logical approach to key areas that require risk assessment within the religious event space. The chapter identifies general risk factors and...

Author(s)
Theodore, B.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Hospitality, tourism, terrorism: creating a security-conscious culture.

This chapter analyses and examines how the hospitality and tourism industries must work towards creating and ingraining a security-conscious culture where a duty of care towards tourists exists. Possible terrorist targets in tourism are discussed, as well as the different methods of attack.

Author(s)
Peter, C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pilgrimage, diversity and terrorism.

This chapter reviews many manifestations of terrorism with particular reference to the atrocities carried out against holy visitors. This work is underpinned by an examination of motivations for pilgrimage and the terror philosophy of the perpetrators behind attacks. Issues associated with...

Author(s)
Rashid, T.; Robinson, N.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter